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Civil War

Flag Information

Flag Name:  National Colors of the 81st O.V.I.
Alternate Name: 
Catalog No:  Not cataloged
Flag Type:  National Colors
Flag Text:
Shiloh, April 6 & 7, 1862. Siege of Corinth. Iuka. Corinth. Town Creek. Resaca. Lay's Ferry. Rome X Roads. Dallas. Kenesaw Mt. Nick O Jack. Atlanta 22d & 28th July, 1864. Jonesboro. Love [Joy]. Savannah. Columbia. Bentonville.


Catalog No: SA 4605
Negative No: P 6

Catalog No: SA 4605
Negative No: P 6c

Unit Information

Unit Name: 81st Ohio Volunteer Infantry
Muster In: August - September 1861 Ohio 
Muster Out: July 13 1865 Louisville Kentucky
Unit History:
The unit enlisted for 3 years and re-enlisted in January 1864. Five recently recruited companies were not given veteran furlough.

 

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